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Samuel B Boxerman

EPA issues final attainment area designations for ozone NAAQS

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final rule addressing which areas of the United States are in attainment of the 2015 ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS).

Joanne van Harmelen

Draft IP Policy Phase 1 – part two: access to medicines, state 'walk-in' rights and parallel import

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa

The recently published Draft IP Policy Phase 1 2017 includes a number of provisions relating to parallel import and state 'walk-in' rights for access to affordable medicines.

Colin Leckey

Deliveroo defends union recognition application by demonstrating riders are genuinely self-employed

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Central Arbitration Committee (CAC) has rejected an application from the Independent Workers' Union of Great Britain for collective bargaining rights in respect of Deliveroo riders.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI dismisses allegation of abuse of dominance against Sanofi

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) recently dismissed claims against Sanofi India Limited for alleged abuse of its dominant position in the market of drugs and pharmaceutical products.

Caroline Landerfors

Insurance mediation or investment advice?

Insurance - Sweden

The Supreme Court recently referred a case to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) concerning the demarcation of insurance mediation and investment advice, and the extent to which the statutory liability insurance for insurance intermediaries should respond to claims in respect of such services.

James Rogers

Arbitrating smart contract disputes

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Smart contracts are a hot topic in almost every industry sector.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey